Preps completed for bye-elections at Ferek Milling and Orange Village wards

Gangtok, 04 Oct:

All preparations have been completed for the upcoming bye-elections at two Wards in West Sikkim - Ferek Milling Ward of Karmatar Gitang GPU and Orange Village Ward of Siktam Tikpur GPU.

The first level checking followed by commissioning of EVM has been done in the presence of members of political parties and the contesting candidates, a press release informs.

Further, trainings have been imparted to polling party today at the District Administrative Centre in Gyalshing.

On 05 Oct, polling parties will collect polling materials from DAC and leave for polling stations. Sector Magistrates, Observer and Sector Police Officers have been appointed for peaceful conduct of poll to be held on 06 Oct. The counting will be held on 08 Oct at 8 am at DAC Gyalshing.

All necessary instructions have been given to the candidates, officials inform.